I’m Down to my Last Black Nerds Sci-Fi group on Facebook
My crossing into the sci-fi event horizon was in the early 80’s with influences by Flash Gordon, Alien, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Heavy Metal magazine, Conan the Barbarian, X-Men comics and Millipede the video game. I feel like I must include kung fu theater in…
CA Podcast #16 – X-Men, Godzilla, Game Of Thrones, Walking Dead & More
In this podcast, Cypher Avenue founders Ocky Williams & Nick Delmacy give SPOILER-FILLED commentary on the latest episodes of Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead, argue their divided opinions of Godzilla and X-Men: Days of Future Past, and “lightning round” through commentary on upcoming movies and TV Shows coming down the pipeline.
WATCH: X-MEN – Days of Future Past Trailer
For those of us that liked the Bryan Singer X-Men films (Parts 1 and 2), we celebrate his return to the franchise with the release of this pretty awesome teaser trailer to X-Men: Days of Future Past.
FILM REVIEW: GRAVITY (aka The Taint Tingler in IMAX 3D)
While it may not be as dense in story as a scifi film like Inception, this simple tale more than makes up for the price of admission in solid action, a lean screenplay with sold directing, atmospheric music and jaw-dropping special effects.
WATCH: Short Film – The Gift
I continue to be amazed by many short films released on the internet over big box office features from Hollywood. The Gift is another gift to the small screen, well in this case to the internet. Directed by Carl Erik Rinsch (Ridley Scott’s protégé), The Gift is essentially a sci-fi action chase film set in Russia that involves an artificial intelligent robot and a precious box.
WATCH: Special Effects Laced Short Film “Jonah”
Filmed in Zanzibar with to black British actors, Jonah is a modern re-imagining of the Biblical “Jonah and the Whale” tale. What a great short that proves black filmmakers can think outside of the box every now and then.
Top 15 Sexiest Bad-Ass Mothafrakin’ Black Men in Science Fiction
Science Fiction Movies and Bad-Ass Attractive Black Men are probably my favorite things to look at. So why not combine my two loves into one huge list, right? Sure, lets do it. Here’s a list of my personal favorite roles/films in which Black men played a minor or large role as an Ass or Alien kicking force to be reckoned with!
WATCH: Short Film – R’ha
Interesting enough, R’ha is a Terminator / Matrix style narrative of the Robot Apocalypse. The difference between R’ha and the aforementioned is that this CGI short film takes place on a distant world. The militarized robots built to serve the residents revolt and begin to…
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